Teaching EAL students across the disciplines in higher education Seminar

This invitation was originally sent to us by the British Association of Applied Linguistics. UCL IoE Centre for Applied Linguistics Research Seminar Series  Teaching EAL students across the disciplines in higher education: challenges, dilemmas, and plurilingual pedagogy  Dr. Steve Marshall, Simon Fraser University Wednesday 17 October, 5:30-6:30 pm, Jeffery Hall, 20 Bedford Way Traditionally, the … Continue reading Teaching EAL students across the disciplines in higher education Seminar

Multilingualism as a therapeutic asset

The Centre for Language, Discourse and Society is hosting Dr Beverly Costa, the founder of a culturally and linguistically sensitive therapeutic support service for people from black and minority ethnic communities, http://www.mothertongue.org.uk. The likelihood of clients and therapist not sharing the same mother tongue is increasing in the era of mass migration. Some therapists are unprepared … Continue reading Multilingualism as a therapeutic asset

Dr Rosemary Erlam at UCL for Applied Linguistics Research Seminar Series

UCL IoE Centre for Applied Linguistics Research Seminar Series The relationship between the opportunity to make ‘form-meaning connections’ and the learning of lexical and grammatical items. Dr. Rosemary Erlam, University of Auckland Wednesday 10 October, 5:30-6:30 pm, Jeffery Hall, 20 Bedford Way Language learners find it difficult to pay attention to language form and to … Continue reading Dr Rosemary Erlam at UCL for Applied Linguistics Research Seminar Series

53rd International IATEFL Conference

The 53rd International IATEFL conference will be held next April in Liverpool. The 4-day programme includes talks, workshops and symposiums focusing on ELT as well as socials. They will also exhibit a large range of ELT resources. More information can be found on the website.

Classroom Interaction at the Internationalised University

The British Association for Applied Linguistics will be holding a symposium in December. More details from organisers, Marion Heron & Doris Dippold, below and a flyer here: We are delighted to announce an upcoming symposium entitled Classroom Interaction at the Internationalised University at the University of Surrey on Monday 10th December 2018 (10am-5pm). Confirmed plenary … Continue reading Classroom Interaction at the Internationalised University